Do less for your children

Do less for your children Many of us parents feel that our children need a great deal of help, from tying shoelace through to brushing teeth ‘properly’. But in terms of building your child’s skills and confidence, this will have a negative impact....

5 OFSTED changes to expect in 2019

5 Ofsted changes to expect in 2019 There are dramatic changes happening to the way Ofsted evaluate schools. Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman announced details of planned changes to the way Ofsted inspects schools, colleges, further education institutions...

Quality of teaching and learning

How do you really find out about the quality of teaching and learning? Answer: Design a common language for exploring teaching and learning, and then use it together Hold a staff meeting and ask your teachers: If you were to talk with a teacher who you were going to...